Mar. 29, 2011
Yellow rust is now attacking winter wheat crops in both the east and west of the country, says Syngenta
The disease has been present in some crops since a least early February, according to a yellow rust monitoring service being run on the Syngenta
website at Syngenta
Until recently it seemed mainly confined to eastern counties and the south Midlands. Now the disease has been identified as far west as Shropshire and Herefordshire.